News: Driver critically injured when car crashes into barrier on I-64 east

By Alan S. Rubin | November 26, 2021

LOUISVILLE, KY – A single-vehicle accident on Interstate 64 in Louisville Wednesday left a driver critically injured, according to a report by WAVE. The crash occurred on I-64 east near English Station Road, where police responded to the scene at about 2:45 p.m. Investigators determined that the driver lost control of the vehicle while in the left lane, went across two lanes of …Read more

News: Oldham County teen dies after crashing into abandoned vehicle on I-71 South

By Alan S. Rubin | November 24, 2021

LOUISVILLE, KY – An 18-year-old driver died after his car was involved in an accident on Interstate 71 South Sunday night, WAVE reports. The victim has been identified as Justin Kassinger of Crestwood. According to Louisville Police, Kassinger was driving on I-71 at about 10 p.m. when he tried to negotiate a curve just before the split for the Watterson Expressway.  Kassinger’s car …Read more

News: Pedestrian fatally struck by hit-and-run driver on Grade Lane in Louisville

By Alan S. Rubin | November 23, 2021

LOUISVILLE, KY – Louisville police are investigating a hit-and-run crash that killed a pedestrian on Sunday morning, reports WAVE. The victim was identified as 48-year-old Ricky L. Taylor of Louisville.  Investigators said he was hit by a sedan while walking north on Grade Lane at the intersection with Melton Avenue at about 9 a.m. Taylor was pronounced dead at the scene. According to …Read more

News: Couple killed when SUV collides with car on Westport Road

By Alan S. Rubin | November 22, 2021

LOUISVILLE, KY – An elderly couple died when their SUV was involved in a crash Saturday night in eastern Jefferson County, WAVE 3 reports. The incident occurred on the 4500 block of Westport Road, where Louisville Metro police officers arrived at the scene at about 5 p.m.  Investigators said it happened as 82-year-old George Herbig and 76-year-old Margaret Herbig were in their SUV …Read more

News: Driver killed in collision while leaving store parking lot in Elizabethtown

By Alan S. Rubin | November 19, 2021

ELIZABETHTOWN, KY – One person was killed and four others injured in a collision on Ring Road in Elizabethtown on Thursday morning, police said. According to WLKY, the accident occurred in the vicinity of a convenience store near Shepherdsville Road shortly after 7 a.m. Police said 29-year-old Devyn Vittitow was driving a Toyota car when he attempted to turn left out of the …Read more

News: Woman hospitalized after being hit by garbage truck in Lexington

By Alan S. Rubin | November 18, 2021

LEXINGTON, KY – A pedestrian was hospitalized after being struck by a garbage truck in Lexington Thursday morning, reports WKYT. Police said a woman was walking across Winchester Road at about 8:30 a.m. when a garbage truck turning left onto Winchester struck her near the intersection with Loudon Avenue.   The woman was outside the crosswalk at the time, police said. The pedestrian was …Read more

News: 2 dead after vehicles collide on KY 1006 in Laurel County

By Alan S. Rubin | November 17, 2021

LONDON, KY – Police in London released details of a deadly collision on a state highway last week, according to the Times-Tribune. The incident took place Thursday on KY 1006 near the intersection of Reams Lane at 9:09 p.m. According to London City Police, 21-year-old Christian Shrader of London was driving a Kia Optima east on the roadway when he crashed into a …Read more

News: 16-year-old killed, 3 others injured in Oldham County collision

By Alan S. Rubin | November 16, 2021

OLDHAM COUNTY, KY – A collision between two vehicles in Oldham County last week killed a teenage girl, according to the Courier-Journal. Police said a Dodge Ram pickup truck was going east in the westbound lane of West Highway 42 Wednesday morning, and crashed into a Mazda 3 sedan sometime before 8:20 a.m. A 16-year-old girl who was a passenger in the Mazda …Read more

News: Victim of fatal pedestrian accident in east Louisville identified

By Alan S. Rubin | November 15, 2021

LOUISVILLE, KY – Authorities have released additional details regarding an accident that killed a pedestrian on a highway in east Louisville last week. According to a report by WDRB, the victim has been identified by the Jefferson County Coroner’s Office as 49-year-old Joseph Shaw.  The incident took place on Interstate 265 on Thursday as Shaw was outside of his vehicle on the right …Read more

Crash blocks ramp on I-264 from Poplar Level Rd.

By Alan S. Rubin | November 12, 2021

LOUISVILLE, KY – Major delays were reported following a Friday afternoon crash on I-264 in southeast Louisville. According to a report by Trimarc Traffic, the crash occurred shortly after 2 p.m. along the westbound ramp from Poplar Level Road. TRAFFIC ALERT: Crash on I-264 West, ramp from Poplar Level Rd. Right lane blocked. #traffic — TRIMARC (@TRIMARCTraffic) November 12, 2021 Little information …Read more